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Women’s Parliamentary Caucus kick-start activities…

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The Women’s Parliamentary Caucus conducted their introductory meeting yesterday where they met with stakeholders and civil society organizations to discuss upcoming activities. Amongst the participants, the Caucus met with Mr. Benjamin Vel. Mr. Vel is a consultant working on the Report on the Convention of the Elimination of all forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW). The meeting addressed issues such ...

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Newly Accredited Ambassador of State of Kuwait Meets with the Speaker

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The newly accredited Ambassador designate for the State of Kuwait to the Republic of Seychelles, H.E. Mubarak Mohammed Faleh Alsehaijan met with the Speaker, Hon. Nicholas Prea yesterday morning. The Speaker welcomed Ambassador Alsehaijan and congratulated him on his accreditation. During the meeting both Ambassador Jardfelt and the Speaker, who was also accompanied by the Deputy Speaker Hon. Ahmed Afif ...

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A copy of the first Annual report of the Constitutional Appointments Authority was presented to the Speaker of the National Assembly

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Mr. Michel Felix, the Chairperson of the Constitutional Appointments Authority presented a copy of the Annual Report for 2017 – 2018 of the Constitutional Appointments Authority (CAA) to the Speaker of the National Assembly, Hon. Nicholas in the presence of the Deputy Speaker- Hon. Ahmed Afif, the Clerk – Ms. Jutta Alexis and the Deputy Clerk – Mrs. Tania Isaac. ...

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Meeting with the WIPO and ARIPO Delegation during their visit to Seychelles

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The Department of Trade of the Ministry of Finance, Trade, Investment and Economic Planning facilitated the meeting for the delegates from the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) and the African Regional Intellectual Property Organization (ARIPO) to meet with the International Affairs Committee (IAC) for the purpose of providing a presentation on Intellectual Property (IP) and the African Regional Intellectual Property ...

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Meeting between the Committee for Communicable Diseases, HIV/AIDS & SRHR and Stakeholders

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Members of the Committee for Communicable Diseases, HIV/AIDS & SRHR met with the H.I.V AIDS Support Organisation (HASO), the National Aids Council (NAC) and the National HIV/AIDS Prevention and Control Programme of the Ministry of Health to discuss on issues relating to harm reduction, universal access to health care and removing legal barriers. The aim of the meeting was for ...

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Farewell visit by the EU Ambassador to the Republic of Mauritius and to the Republic of Seychelles, H.E Marjaana Sall on the Speaker of the National Assembly

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The European Union’s outgoing Ambassador H.E Marjaana Sall to the Republic of Mauritius and the Republic of Seychelles met with the Speaker of the National Assembly, Hon. Nicholas Prea today. Speaker Prea thanked Ambassador Sall for her support in the rich partnership between Seychelles and the EU on issues of mutual interest. The discussion also focused on future relationship between ...

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Official launch of the Solar Panel System on the rooftop of the National Assembly building

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The inauguration ceremony of the solar panel system on the rooftop of the National Assembly building took place this afternoon soon after the newly accredited High Commisioner of India, H.E. General Dalbir Singh Suhag (Ret’d) paid a courtesy on the Speaker of the National Assembly, Hon. Nicholas Prea. Both dignitaries led the ceremony by unveiling the plaque in the presence ...

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Media, Youth & Culture Committee Meets with the NGO’s

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The National Assembly’s Media, Youth & Culture Committee (MYCC) discussed the key role that organised youth Community Based Organisations (CBOs) and Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) must play for the future of Seychelles during an event on Saturday 22nd June at the CEPS headquarters at Orion Mall. The meeting brought together representatives of several youth CBOs and NGOs and members of the ...

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Media, Youth & Culture Committee Participate in Multi-Stakeholder Dialogue with Designated Minister

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The Media, Youth & Culture Committee of the National Assembly met with the Designated Minister, Mrs. Macsuzy Mondon, as well as the CEOs and Chairpersons of the different entities under the sectors of Culture and Youth on Monday 10th June 2019. The multi-stakeholder introductory meeting was aimed at connecting the Committee with the representatives from the different organizations under Youth ...

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Members of the Truth & Reconciliation Committee meet with the Truth, Reconciliation & National Unity Commission

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The Chairperson of the Truth, Reconciliation and National Unity Commission, Mrs Gabrielle McIntyre, accompanied by the Commissioners namely; Mrs Marie-Therese Purvis, Mr Michael Green, Mr Jaques Koui Gbilmou, and Mr Pierre Rosario Domingue, met with the Speaker and Members of the Truth & Reconciliation Committee of the National Assembly of Seychelles on Wednesday 5th June 2019. The purpose of the ...

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